Despite the attention being fixed on the launch of Call of Duty Vanguard, leaks surrounding the 2022 release are already beginning to emerge, much to the curiosity of the community wanting to know more about what Infinity Ward has been working on since the launch of 2019's Modern Warfare.
Although there's been no official confirmation, numerous leaks have seemingly revealed that COD 2022 will be Modern Warfare 2, a sequel to the game that was released in 2019. Find absolutely everything that you need to know about 2022's Modern Warfare 2 in our dedicated hub.
22 November 2021 - Warren Kole Working With Infinity Ward
According to his Linkedin profile, actor Warren Kole has been working on Modern Warfare 2 with developer Infinity Ward. It's unclear as to whether the actor will play a part in the campaign or will be one of the multiplayer Operators.
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 Release Date
Nothing official has been confirmed but we can expect Modern Warfare 2 to launch in the usual Q4 slot in 2022, meaning there's a high chance of the game launching next November.
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 2022 Campaign
According to leaker @RalphsValve, the campaign will revolve around Task Force 141 attempting to take down an international crime syndicate based in Ciudad Juarez. Throughout the campaign, players will have several options as to how to deal with certain situations. Go in all guns blazing or take a more stealthy approach?
The campaign is rumoured to be full of new features, including weapon jamming and more graphic situations with your campaign character "visibly scared stiff" in some situations.
As the game is a sequel to Modern Warfare 2019, the leak also reveals that Barry Sloane will reprise his role as Captain Price while Ghost, Soap, Roach, and General Shepherd all make their returns.
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 2022 Multiplayer
The leak also uncovered a wealth of information surrounding Modern Warfare 2's multiplayer. A new Extraction mode is reportedly in the works alongside a new Ricochet Perk that allows bullets to bounce off surfaces.
Alongside the new features, a number of iconic maps from the first Modern Warfare 2 are expected to return. Here's a list of rumoured remakes:
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 2022 Box Art
Contrary to reports stating that Modern Warfare 2 would involve a lot of blue, the leak has also uncovered a vibrant colour palate being used for the game's box art.
That's everything we know about 2022's Modern Warfare 2. Be sure to check back regularly for all of the latest leaks, rumours, and news surrounding the next Call of Duty title. In the meantime, head to our Vanguard page for everything you need to know about the new game.